Opening Keynote: Putting IT in Perspective: A Journey through Health IT
8:45am - 9:45amMonday, February 11
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
The first National Coordinator shares his journey from fourteen years ago, to today’s healthcare environment. What did we aspire to accomplish with health information and technology back then and to what degree did we reach these goals? The discussion will look at how HIT has changed in the last 15 years and what physicians can do today to empower themselves and their patients using health IT.
Illustrate the historical perspective on HIT over the last 15 years
Evaluate how innovation and venture capital have had an impact on the quality and reliability of patient care
Recognize accomplishments healthcare stakeholders have made and where we are heading in the near future